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Persona 5 Royal Game's E3 Trailer Reveals English Cast

posted on by Jennifer Sherman
Laura Post, Billy Kametz join cast as new characters Kasumi, Takuto

Atlus USA began streaming an E3 trailer for the Persona 5 Royal (Persona 5 The Royale in Japan) role-playing game on Monday. The video is an English-dubbed version of the game's first promotional video that debuted in April. The video reveals Laura Post as Kasumi Yoshizawa and Billy Kametz as Takuto Maruki.

The game will launch for PlayStation 4 in Japan on October 31. The game will then launch in the Americas, Europe, and Asia in 2020.

The game will feature the new character Kasumi Yoshizawa (voiced by Sora Amamiya in Japanese), and the new confidant character Takuto Maruki (voiced by Satoshi Hino in Japanese). Additionally, the game will reveal the untold third school semester and have new school life and phantom life content. New features will also include Status Assist, more songs, and enhanced graphics with PlayStation 4 Pro support.

Persona 5 shipped for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 in Japan on September 15, 2016. The game shipped in North America on April 4, 2017 after a delay. The game features animation sequences from the Production I.G studio.

Atlus is also working with KOEI Tecmo Games' Omega-Force subsidiary on a separate new game in the franchise titled Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers. The game will be the series' first action role-playing game.

Sources: Press release, Atlus USA's YouTube channel


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